2013 Practitioner Service Award Recipient
George Krull and FSA President Yvonne Hinson
George W. Krull, Grant Thornton LLP
In his retirement, George remains active with the academic and professional accounting communities. He serves as a Trustee and President of the AICPA’s Foundation and a member of the newly formed National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion. He is one of four members of the Sponsoring Group of the Pathways Commission- the National Commission on Accounting Education to chart a national strategy for the next generation of accountants. He serves on the AACSB International’s Blue Ribbon Committee on Accreditation Quality, and also as a member of that organization’s Accounting Accreditation Committee. He serves as a Board member and Chair of the Audit Committee of a global non-profit health organization.
Before retirement, George served as a Partner in the Executive Office of Grant Thornton LLP, with experience in auditing, information systems and controls. He was a member of the Firm’s Professional Standards Group, where he worked with the implementation of the Firm’s automated audit and control software, and was the Firm’s Chief Learning Officer.